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The Corner House

39 Southchurch Road | Opposite Frankie & Benny's., Southend-on-Sea SS1 2NG, England
+44 1702 602302
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pie” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, Bar, British, Pub, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
39 Southchurch Road | Opposite Frankie & Benny's., Southend-on-Sea SS1 2NG, England
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Great food, and great service here. I had mushroom omelette with chips and salad and my son had ham omelette. Both were tasty and served quickly.

Thank Lisajane65
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Stopped in for breakfast as working for the week in town centre, Good food, nice staff, reasonably priced, would use again

Reviewed 9 April 2017

I had a reasonable lunch here. They soon corrected my order, so I was then fairly satisfied. Except i would expect pieces of onion in a sandwich or Panini to be chopped up small. Generally quite good.

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Only ever had a takeaway jacket potato or panini but always been really good and not stingy on the toppings/fillings.

1  Thank Anthea B
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I went to this cafe initially for breakfast, I had hot dog and curly fries plus a cup of tea. It was a large portion and served quickly, very good value. I returned later for lunch, having a cheese and bacon toastie with coffee, Highly...More

Thank B7152FJpeterw
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Thanks very much for your great review. We do like to serve customers as quickly as possible, probably because I don't like waiting to long myself! I'm glad you enjoyed your food and your visit and hope you'll try us again soon.

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I came there during the lunch time. Nice location and audience in the cafe. Everybody is friendly. The food was served quickly and tasted very good .

1  Thank Natalie19942013
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2017

Thanks Natalie, I'm glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you'll come again soon.

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here and it was an all-round pleasant experience. Clean, friendly, polite staff, home made food and always well presented, nice portions, tasty food. Decent cup of tea all reasonably priced. Not rushed to leave by staff always helpful and considerate. Thank you all.

1  Thank SmithRidge
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I had a wonderful experience eating here. What you find with a lot of cafes is that they tend to be unclean and messy but this place is clean and the atmosphere feels warm and happy. The staff are very friendly and they know how...More

1  Thank Kieran D
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2016

Thanks very much Kieran for your lovely review. We are selling more of our homemade burgers than ever and they are proving very popular. We hope you'll visit again soon.

Reviewed 25 September 2016

the cafe is located close to the main shopping high street and is worth the short deviation to southchurch road. the cafe is clean and inviting with an interesting all day menu , the staff are , friendly,helpful and the whole place has a pleasant...More

1  Thank berniejBillericay
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Thanks very much Bernie for your kind review, we're glad you enjoyed your visit and hope we'll see you again soon.

Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This place is great to eat. Staff are friendly and the food is always good. If your on holiday in Southend go here

1  Thank JohnTurner61
cliff61248, Owner at The Corner House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2016

Thanks for your great review John. We sell more Special & Full English breakfasts than anything else on the menu and they are also very popular with our 'just-eat' delivery service. We hope you'll visit again soon.

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Restaurant Details

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Cafe, Bar, British, Pub, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 15:30
09:30 - 15:30
09:30 - 15:30
09:30 - 15:30
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09:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Southchurch Road | Opposite Frankie & Benny's., Southend-on-Sea SS1 2NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 602302
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The Corner House is an independent family run Cafe, established in 2001. We serve breakfast all day plus lots of traditional meals like our homemade steak, kidney & mushroom pie, Ham off the joint, eggs & chips and our delicious hand made quarter-pound burgers. Our salads are freshly made to order along with toasties and Panini and oven baked jacket potatoes. We also have a Kids menu and are licensed to serve beer & wine.
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